SENIOR STAFF

Daniel Hearne

Assistant Headteacher KS3&4

Understanding the World Lead

daniel.hearne@cedarstrust.org.uk

Michelle O’Reilly

Assistant Headteacher 

Quality of Education Lead

michelleoreilly@cedarstrust.org.uk

Keith Vincent

Access to Learning AHT

Physical Development &

Wellness Lead

Paul Bentley

Teacher

Literacy Lead

Naomi Parkin

Teacher

Work Skills Lead

Alan Finn

Teacher

Creative Arts Lead

Louise Scott

Teacher

Humanities Lead

Susan Reay

Teaching Assistant

Independent Living Team

Helen Beckreck

Teaching Assistant

Maths Team 

Lizzie Hodgson

Teaching Assistant

Humanities Team 

Rebecca Aitken

HLTA

Physical Development &

Wellness Team

Nicola McLernon

Teaching Assistant

STEM Team 

Damian Frost

Teaching Assistant

Social Devleopment Team

Steven Middlemiss

Teacher

STEM Lead

Holly Clarke

Teacher

Independent Living Lead

Nathan Oliver

Teacher

Communication & Language Team

Danielle Brown

HLTA

STEM Team

Jade Wright

Teaching Assistant

Creative Arts Team

Chloe Merrigan 

Teaching Assistant

Communication & Language Team

Stephanie Moore

Teaching Assistant

Work Skills Team 

Leanne Summerside

Teaching Assistant

Creative Arts Team

Elaine Downing

Teacher

Forest Schools Practitioner

Outdoor Learning Lead

Peter Dent

Teacher

Physical Development & Wellness Team 

Amy Gallagher

Teaching Assistant

Work Skills Team

Gina Ward

Teaching Assistant

Outdoor Learning Team

Amii O'Connell

Teaching Assistant

Social Development Team

Mark Fairclough

Teaching Assistant

Physical Development & Wellness Team

Lisa Richardson

Teaching Assistant

Social Development Team

Linda Walby

Teaching Assistant 

Communication & Language Team

Ali Meek

Teacher

Physical Development & Wellness Team

Contact: 0191 487 4595 / enquiries@cedarstrust.org.uk / Cedars Trust, Ivy Lane, Gateshead, NE9 6QD